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    executives of large corporations or captains of sports teams come to mind.

    Is "come to mind" an appropriate phrase?

    When we think about some people in leadership positions, executives of large corporations or captains of sports teams come to mind.
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    Re: executives of large corporations or captains of sports teams come to mind.

    Yes.

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    Re: executives of large corporations or captains of sports teams come to mind.

    I am not sure what some is doing in the first part of the sentence.

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    Re: executives of large corporations or captains of sports teams come to mind.

    What's "come to mind" mean?

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    Re: executives of large corporations or captains of sports teams come to mind.

    Quote Originally Posted by Polyester View Post
    What's "come to mind" mean?
    to be remembered or thought of something.

    I am not a teacher.

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